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Mariage arabe

Creator:
Ed. M. Hondras, Port Said (Egypt)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (b&w, 14 x 9 cm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Egypt
Date:
ca. 1910
Scope and Contents:
Picture postcard depicts two camels in decorative dress carrying a traditional decorative seating car. There are two women in the car and two men guiding the camels. Includes a white margin on the right and bottom sections. Original caption on recto reads, "Mariage arabe." Back instructions in trademark border read, "L'addresse seule doit être écrite de ce côté."
Collection Restrictions:
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Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Animals  Search this
Rites and ceremonies -- Africa  Search this
Transportation  Search this
Works of art in situ  Search this
Portrait photography -- Africa  Search this
Genre/Form:
Picture postcards
Identifier:
EEPA.2001-001, Item EEPA 2001-012045
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Stephen Grant postcards
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-2001-001-ref968

SUEZ Mariage arabe

Extent:
1 Postcard (col., 14 x 9 cm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Egypt
Date:
ca. 1910
Scope and Contents:
Picture postcard depicts three camels in decorative dress guided by men and with men and pairs of drums seated on each camel, except one camel does not have drums. The printing process is a Lithograph. Original caption on recto reads, "SUEZ. Mariage arabe." Trademark symbol on recto with initials "X, X," also includes a catalogue #10. Original hand-written address on verso reads, "Madame J. Theirry, Rue Des J'assès à Montarian Seine-et-Marm. France."
Collection Restrictions:
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Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Animals  Search this
Rites and ceremonies -- Africa  Search this
Transportation  Search this
Works of art in situ  Search this
Portrait photography -- Africa  Search this
Genre/Form:
Picture postcards
Identifier:
EEPA.2001-001, Item EEPA 2001-012047
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Stephen Grant postcards
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-2001-001-ref970

EGYPT Portative pavillion for marriage procession

Extent:
1 Postcard (col., 14 x 9 cm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Egypt
Date:
ca. 1910
Scope and Contents:
Picture postcard depicts two camels in decorative dress carrying a traditional decorative sedan chair. There are two women in the car and two men guiding the camels. The printing process is Letterpress Halftone. Original caption on recto reads, "EGYPT - Portative pavillion for marriage procession." Original caption on verso reads, "557 EGYPTE - Pavillion portatif pour cortège de mariage."
Collection Restrictions:
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Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Animals  Search this
Rites and ceremonies -- Africa  Search this
Transportation  Search this
Works of art in situ  Search this
Portrait photography -- Africa  Search this
Genre/Form:
Picture postcards
Identifier:
EEPA.2001-001, Item EEPA 2001-012046
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Stephen Grant postcards
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-2001-001-ref969

Loango Le coup de la rasoir, la veille du mariage

Creator:
C. M.  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 14 x 9 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Congo (Brazzaville)
Congo, Republic of the, -- Kouilou Region -- Loango
Date:
[ca. 1900]
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "Loango. - Le coup de la rasoir, la veille du mariage."
Translated caption reads: "Loango. - The stroke of razor, the day before the wedding."
Additional printed text on recto reads: "Cliché C. M."
Local Numbers:
EEPA CF-23-02
Collection Restrictions:
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Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Body arts  Search this
Genre/Form:
Postcards
Collection Citation:
African Postcard collection, EEPA 1985-014, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1985-014, Item EEPA CF 1985-140817
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African Postcard Collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref2187

[Elderly Bira woman with lip plate and staff]

Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (photograph., b&w, 14 x 9 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Culture:
Bira (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Date:
ca. 1910
Scope and Contents:
Manuscript address and message on verso, message reads, "Chère Bobonne, En ce moment nous sommes en voyage de noce. Nous avons eu un mariage très sympathique et très original. Ici il fait très bon et je ne souffre pas du tout de la chaleur. j'ai déjà grossi. J'aime bien la colonie. Nous t'embrassons bien fort." Translated message reads, "Dear Bobonne, at this moment we are on our honeymoon. We have had a very nice and very original wedding. It is very pleasant here and I do not suffer from the heat. I've grown. I like the colony. We embrace you very hard."
Local Numbers:
EEPA CG-05-67
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Citation source: Archives staff.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Body arts  Search this
Portrait photography -- Africa  Search this
Genre/Form:
Postcards
Collection Citation:
African Postcard collection, EEPA 1985-014, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1985-014, Item EEPA CG 1999-140021
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African Postcard Collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref2478

Dahomey Ouidah, Une mariage

Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Benin
Date:
[ca. 1910]
Scope and Contents:
Postcard image of a groom in a top hat and tuxedo, hand-in-hand with bride who is wearing a long white dress and veil. Behind them are several people, most of them dressed in formal European attire. Printed text on recto reads: "Dahomey - Ouidah, Une mariage." Translated caption reads: [Dahomey Ouidah, A Wedding].
Printed text on verso includes publishers logo: "Collection ["FS" or "SF"]." and series number: "6256."
Items EEPA DM-23-01 and EEPA DM-23-02 bear slightly altered versions of the same recto image.
Local Numbers:
EEPA DM-23-02
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Rites and ceremonies -- Africa  Search this
Weddings -- Africa  Search this
Genre/Form:
Postcards
Collection Citation:
African Postcard collection, EEPA 1985-014, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1985-014, Item EEPA DM 1985-144035
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African Postcard Collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref3910

Dahomey Sortie d'une messe de mariage à Porto-Novo

Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Benin
Date:
[ca. 1900]
Scope and Contents:
Postcard image of a bride and groom in European wedding costume with other men and women in formal European clothing on the steps of a building. Printed text on recto reads: "Dahomey; Sortie d'une messe de mariage à Porto-Novo." Additional printed text on recto reads: "Colonies Françaises." Publisher's logo on recto.
Printed text on verso reads: "Carte Postale; Ce cote exclusivement reserve a l'adresse."
Local Numbers:
EEPA DM-23-03
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Rites and ceremonies -- Africa  Search this
Weddings -- Africa  Search this
Genre/Form:
Postcards
Collection Citation:
African Postcard collection, EEPA 1985-014, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1985-014, Item EEPA DM 1985-144036
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African Postcard Collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref3911

Mariage indigène La mariée; Addis-Abeba

Creator:
Photo-Chante (Addis Ababa)  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (photograph., b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Ethiopia
Ethiopia, -- Ādīs Ābeba region, -- Ādīs Ābeba (Addis Ababa)
Date:
circa 1930
Scope and Contents:
Caption on recto reads: "Mariage Indigène (La Mariée) Addis-Abeba."
Translated caption reads: "Native Marriage (The Bride) Addis Ababa."
Typed caption on verso reads: "'A great lady go out to pay calls."
Additional printed text on verso reads: "Photo-Chante; Addis-Abeba / Satrox."
Local Numbers:
EEPA ET-23-12
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Rites and ceremonies -- Africa  Search this
Weddings  Search this
Costume -- Africa  Search this
Animals -- Africa  Search this
Horses  Search this
Genre/Form:
Picture postcards
Collection Citation:
African Postcard collection, EEPA 1985-014, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1985-014, Item EEPA ET 2006-009-0008
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African Postcard Collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref4195

Djibouti Scène d'un mariage Somalis

Creator:
Arabiantz, K., editor  Search this
Impriméries Réunies de Nancy  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Culture:
Somali (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Djibouti
Date:
ca. 1910
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "Djibouti. - Scène d'un mariage Somalis (Entrée solennelle de la fiançée dans la demeure de son mari)."
Translated caption reads: "Djibouti. - Scene of a Somali wedding (formal entrance of the bride into the home of her husband)."
Additional printed text on recto reads: "K. Arabiantz, éditeur à Djibouti. - Reproduction réservée." Publisher's logo on recto: "Impr. Réunies de Nancy."
Postmarked postage stamp on recto.
Local Numbers:
EEPA FT-23-01
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Weddings -- Africa  Search this
Genre/Form:
Postcards
Collection Citation:
African Postcard collection, EEPA 1985-014, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1985-014, Item EEPA FT 2012-001-0053
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African Postcard Collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref4534

Djibouti Scène d'un mariage Somalis (Transport de la Dot)

Creator:
Arabiantz, K., editor  Search this
Impriméries Réunies de Nancy  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Culture:
Somali (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Djibouti
Date:
ca. 1910
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "Djibouti. - Scène d'un mariage Somalis (Transport de la Dot)."
Translated caption reads: "Djibouti. - Scene of a Somali wedding (Transport of the Dowry)."
Additional printed text on recto reads: "K. Arabiantz, éditeur. - Reproduction réservée." Publisher's logo on recto: "Impr. Réunies de Nancy."
Local Numbers:
EEPA FT-23-02
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Weddings -- Africa  Search this
Genre/Form:
Postcards
Collection Citation:
African Postcard collection, EEPA 1985-014, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1985-014, Item EEPA FT 2012-001-0054
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African Postcard Collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref4535

Moossou Deux jeunes filles à la veille du mariage chrétien

Creator:
Sœurs Missionnaires de Notre-Dame des Apotres (Vénissieux, France)  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Côte d'Ivoire
Côte d'Ivoire -- Lagunes Region -- Mossou
Date:
[ca. 1910]
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "Moossou - Deux jeunes filles à la veille du mariage chrétien."
Translated caption reads: "Mossou - Two young girls on the eve of their christian marriage."
Additional printed text on recto reads: "Sœurs Missionnaires de Notre-Dame des Apotres / Vénissieux (Rhône)."
Local Numbers:
EEPA IV-20-11
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Portrait photography -- Africa  Search this
Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Missionaries  Search this
Genre/Form:
Postcards
Collection Citation:
African Postcard collection, EEPA 1985-014, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1985-014, Item EEPA IV 1985-145132
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African Postcard Collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref5048

Egyptian types and scenes A marriage procession

Creator:
Lévy Fils et Cie.  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Egypt
Date:
[ca. 1910]
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "152. EGYPTIAN TYPES AND SCENES. - A Marriage Procession. - LL."
Printed caption on verso reads: "SCÈNES ET TYPES D'ÉGYPTE. Procession de Mariage. - LL."
Local Numbers:
EEPA UA-24-03
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Transportation  Search this
Camels  Search this
Litters  Search this
Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Marriage  Search this
Genre/Form:
Picture postcards
Collection Citation:
African Postcard collection, EEPA 1985-014, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1985-014, Item EEPA UA 1994-007-0013
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African Postcard Collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref8173

Fantaisie d'un mariage

Creator:
Lichtenstern & Harari (Cairo)  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Egypt
Date:
[ca. 1910]
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "Fantaisie d'un mariage."
Translated caption reads: "Arrayed for a marriage."
Additional printed text on recto reads: "Lichtenstern & Harari, Commissions-Agents, Cairo."
Local Numbers:
EEPA UA-23-04
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Rites and ceremonies -- Africa  Search this
Weddings -- Africa  Search this
Litters  Search this
Genre/Form:
Picture postcards
Collection Citation:
African Postcard collection, EEPA 1985-014, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1985-014, Item EEPA UA 1995-013-0076
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African Postcard Collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref8201

Mariage arabe

Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Egypt
Date:
[ca. 1910]
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "Mariage arabe"
Translated caption reads: "Arab wedding."
item number on recto: '650."
Local Numbers:
EEPA UA-23-07
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Rites and ceremonies -- Africa  Search this
Weddings -- Africa  Search this
Genre/Form:
Picture postcards
Collection Citation:
African Postcard collection, EEPA 1985-014, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1985-014, Item EEPA UA 1995-013-0077
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African Postcard Collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref8202

Egypte Timbaliers sur Chameau pour procession de mariage

Creator:
H. K.  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Egypt
Date:
[ca. 1904]
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "No. 90 - Egypte - Timbaliers sur Chameau pour procession de mariage."
Translated caption reads: "No. 90 - Egypt - Drummers on camels for wedding procession."
Additional printed text on recto reads: "H. K. droit réservé."
Postmarked postage stamps on recto; manuscript address and postmark on verso.
Local Numbers:
EEPA UA-23-01
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Rites and ceremonies -- Africa  Search this
Music  Search this
Weddings -- Africa  Search this
Genre/Form:
Picture postcards
Collection Citation:
African Postcard collection, EEPA 1985-014, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1985-014, Item EEPA UA 2012-001-0191
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African Postcard Collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref8363

Chameaux de mariage arabe

Creator:
Fix & David (Egypt)  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Egypt
Date:
[ca. 1902]
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "Chameaux de mariage arabe."
Translated caption reads: "Camels used in an Arab wedding."
Manuscript message on recto; address and postmarks on verso.
Additional printed text on recto reads: "Agents: Fix & David, Cairo - Port-Said."
Local Numbers:
EEPA UA-23-03
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Rites and ceremonies -- Africa  Search this
Weddings -- Africa  Search this
Genre/Form:
Picture postcards
Collection Citation:
African Postcard collection, EEPA 1985-014, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1985-014, Item EEPA UA 2012-001-0192
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African Postcard Collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref8364

Fantasia d'un mariage

Creator:
Arougheti Bros (Suez)  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Egypt
Date:
[ca. 1905]
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "Fantaisia d'un mariage."
Additional printed text on recto reads: "Made for Arougheti Bros Suez."
Items EEPA UA-23-05 and EEPA UA-23-06 are duplicate postcards.
Local Numbers:
EEPA UA-23-05
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Rites and ceremonies -- Africa  Search this
Weddings -- Africa  Search this
Litters  Search this
Genre/Form:
Picture postcards
Collection Citation:
African Postcard collection, EEPA 1985-014, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1985-014, Item EEPA UA 2012-001-0193
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African Postcard Collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref8365

Fantasia d'un mariage

Creator:
Arougheti Bros (Suez)  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Egypt
Date:
[ca. 1904]
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "Fantaisia d'un mariage."
Additional printed text on recto reads: "Made for Arougheti Bros Suez."
Manuscript message on recto; address and postmarks on verso.
Items EEPA UA-23-05 and EEPA UA-23-06 are duplicate postcards.
Local Numbers:
EEPA UA-23-06
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Rites and ceremonies -- Africa  Search this
Weddings -- Africa  Search this
Litters  Search this
Genre/Form:
Picture postcards
Collection Citation:
African Postcard collection, EEPA 1985-014, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1985-014, Item EEPA UA 2012-001-0194
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African Postcard Collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref8367

Haute-Volta En Pays Mossi, Tibou

Creator:
DIAVOLTA  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (halftone., col., 15 x 10.5 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Culture:
Mossi (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Burkina Faso
Date:
ca. 1980
Scope and Contents:
Printed text on verso reads: "Haute-Volta / En Pays Mossi / Tibou / Au soleil couchant, quotidienne et symbolique action des jeunes filles, avant leur mariage: seules elles peuvent et doivent moudre le mil à même le rocher nu de la Montagne Mère."
Translated postcard caption reads: "Upper Volta / At sunset, daily and symbolic action of the girls before their marriage: they alone can and must grind millet out of the bare rock of the Mountain Mother."
Additional printed text on verso reads: "Photo DIAVOLTA - Reproduction Interdite - 79/539 / Imprimerie Pierron." Stamp box reads: "Couleurs Naturelles."
Items EEPA UV-12-08 and UV-12-09 are duplicate postcards.
Local Numbers:
EEPA UV-12-08
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Households -- Africa  Search this
Domestic scenes  Search this
Rites and ceremonies -- Africa  Search this
Genre/Form:
Picture postcards
Collection Citation:
African Postcard collection, EEPA 1985-014, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1985-014, Item EEPA UV 2010-008-3632
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref8566

Haute-Volta En Pays Mossi, Tibou

Creator:
DIAVOLTA  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (halftone., col., 15 x 10.5 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Culture:
Mossi (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Burkina Faso
Date:
ca. 1980
Scope and Contents:
Printed text on verso reads: "Haute-Volta / En Pays Mossi / Tibou / Au soleil couchant, quotidienne et symbolique action des jeunes filles, avant leur mariage: seules elles peuvent et doivent moudre le mil à même le rocher nu de la Montagne Mère."
Translated postcard caption reads: "Upper Volta / At sunset, daily and symbolic action of the girls before their marriage: they alone can and must grind millet out of the bare rock of the Mountain Mother."
Additional printed text on verso reads: "Photo DIAVOLTA - Reproduction Interdite - 79/539 / Imprimerie Pierron." Stamp box reads: "Couleurs Naturelles."
Items EEPA UV-12-08 and UV-12-09 are duplicate postcards.
Local Numbers:
EEPA UV-12-09
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Households -- Africa  Search this
Domestic scenes  Search this
Rites and ceremonies -- Africa  Search this
Genre/Form:
Picture postcards
Collection Citation:
African Postcard collection, EEPA 1985-014, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1985-014, Item EEPA UV 2010-008-3633
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref8567

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